Tag: debt settlement

It’s not the best debt solution if you want to save your credit, but in some cases debt settlement is a viable option to keep you out of bankruptcy so you can regain control faster. This section has all the latest news on debt settlement and settlement programs available in the U.S. so you can decide if you should settle your debt or look for another solution that’s better in our current economy.

Navys Flores offers a cautionary tale of debt settlement

A Cautionary Tale of Debt Settlement

Sep 01, 2016 | Meghan Alard

Navys Flores thought debt settlement was the right way to eliminate credit card debt, but three years later she was forced to call NBC 6 Responds for help.

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Upfront Fees a Hallmark of Debt Relief Scams

Sep 30, 2015 | Meghan Alard

The CFPB shuts down a firm that charged over $67 million in upfront fees for debt settlement – a sure sign of a fraudulent debt relief service.

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Oregon Considers Stricter Debt Buying Requirements

May 14, 2015 | April Lewis-Parks

Oregon House of Representatives are reviewing a new bill that attaches additional, stricter requirements on debt-buyers that file for collection lawsuits.

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Debt Settlement Companies Continue to Damage Consumers’ Credit

Jul 11, 2014 | April Lewis-Parks

Debt settlement programs remain a problem for many consumers in debt because they don’t settle their financial problems in the right manner.

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Debt settlement company investigated by news station

May 12, 2011 | Sam Simpson

A California debt settlement agency was recently investigated by a news station in Virginia for bilking financially troubled consumers out of thousands of dollars.

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Debt settlement company banned from Missouri

Apr 27, 2011 | Sam Simpson

A Florida-based debt settlement firm was recently barred from conducting business in Missouri, and will have to refund any fees residents of the Beehive State paid to it in recent years.

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FTC settles with three fraudulent debt settlement firms

Jan 24, 2011 | Sam Simpson

Across the country, millions of Americans are suffering under a growing debt burden, and there are a number of companies attempting to turn a profit off these cash-strapped consumers.

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Credit issuers avoid working with debt settlement companies

Jan 14, 2011 | Stephen Wright

As consumers continue to suffer from high debt, unemployment, and foreclosure, it hasn’t stopped creditors and collection agencies filing lawsuits.

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Watchdog agency warns of debt settlement scams

Jan 12, 2011 | Stephen Wright

The Better Business Bureau released new warnings this week that advise consumers to remain wary of debt settlement scams, despite recent prosecutions and legislation.

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Debt settlement companies finding ways to avoid new regulations

Dec 28, 2010 | James Ramone

Consumers looking for protection from deceptive debt settlement companies received welcome news when the Federal Trade Commission issued stricter regulations this year.

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